dissuade

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French dissuader, from Latin dissuādeō (I urge differently”, “I advise against”, “I dissuade), from dis- (away from”, “asunder) + suādeō (I recommend”, “I advise”, “I urge).

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dissuade (third-person singular simple present dissuades, present participle dissuading, simple past and past participle dissuaded)

  1. (transitive) To convince not to try or do.

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

dissuade

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dissuader
  2. third-person singular present indicative of dissuader
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of dissuader
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of dissuader
  5. second-person singular imperative of dissuader

Italian[edit]

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dissuade

  1. third-person singular present indicative of dissuadere

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dissuādē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of dissuādeō